After the success of manchester city before the international sports court cas in the fight against the two-year european cup ban, there are new speculations about a change of bayern star david alaba to england.
The defender is the main target of coach pep guardiola in his quest to strengthen his team’s defense, wrote "the guardian". Alaba’s contract with FC bayern munchen expires next summer, his future has long been the subject of speculation.
The cas had on 13. July the two-year european cup ban imposed on manchester city by the european football union uefa was lifted. The club’s chances of success in its bid for alaba have also been boosted by the reduction of the additional fine from 30 million to ten million euros, the guardian believes. But much more important is the fact that new stars can continue to present themselves on the champions league stage.
Alaba (28) and the six-time english champions have been the subject of repeated speculation in the past. Munich midfielder thiago (29) has also been rumored as a possible addition to the premier league club’s ranks. FC liverpool and jurgen klopp were also talking about the midfielder. The spaniard came from FC barcelona to FC bayern in 2013 – at the behest of guardiola, who at the beginning of his tenure in munich had advocated the signing of his compatriot with the words "thiago or nothing". Thiago’s contract also expires on 30. June 2021 from.
Guardiola had also worked with alaba in munich. With the austrian the catalan starcoach got the wanted reinforcement for his defense. Longtime auben defender alaba is a major stalwart for FC bayern this season in munchen under coach hansi flick. Guardiola appreciates the versatility of all-rounder alaba.
The head of defense of the record champion had recently said that he had not yet made a decision about his future. In addition to a lucrative offer from the island, the spanish top clubs real madrid and FC barcelona could be particularly exciting for alaba.
FC bayern and flick fight over alaba, who moved to munich in 2008. The coach recently announced that he would "do everything in my power" to ensure that alaba and thiago remained at the club.